• Melitzanosalata recipe (Traditional Greek Eggplant dip)
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    Melitzanosalata recipe (Traditional Greek Eggplant dip)

    Serves: 8

    Time: 60 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Capture the essence of Greek cooking with this traditional Greek melitzanosalata (eggplant dip) recipe. This is the simplest, no fuss version of the traditional Greek melitzanosalata recipe with only three very simple, straightforward steps to follow! Read more here…

  • Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)
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    Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)

    Serves: 30 pieces

    Time: 1 hour

    Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

    Soft and crunchy crescents (skaltsounia) with a delicious, flavorful walnut, jam and apple filling. This delicious treat is perfect with a nice warm cup of tea for a cold evening! Find out more about amazing treat here!

  • Traditional Greek Green Beans recipe (Fasolakia Giaxni)
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    Traditional Greek Green Beans recipe (Fasolakia Giaxni)

    Serves: 4-6

    Time: 1 hour

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Hearty, healthy and bursting with fresh and vibrant colors and flavors. This traditional Greek green beans recipe (Fasolakia giaxni) will certainly amaze you! Green beans, sweet onions and fresh, juicy […]

  • Traditional Greek bean soup recipe (Fasolada)
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    Traditional Greek bean soup recipe (Fasolada)

    Serves: 4-5

    Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    I can imagine of nothing better than a rustic and homely Greek bean soup (fasolada) for a cold winter’s day. Healthy, simple and extra comforting, fasolada is with no doubt the national Greek dish! This is the authentic recipe for Greek bean soup, a trademark dish that has nourished generations!

Melitzanosalata recipe (Traditional Greek Eggplant dip)

Melitzanosalata recipe (Traditional Greek Eggplant dip)

Serves: 8

Time: 60 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)

Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)

Serves: 30 pieces

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

Traditional Greek Green Beans recipe (Fasolakia Giaxni)

Traditional Greek Green Beans recipe (Fasolakia Giaxni)

Serves: 4-6

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: Beginner

Traditional Greek bean soup recipe (Fasolada)

Traditional Greek bean soup recipe (Fasolada)

Serves: 4-5

Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Leading up to the Great Easter Sunday is the traditional 40 day lent, during which meat and dairy products are substituted with plentiful amounts of vegetables, fish and seafood. Browse through my handpicked collection of tasty, healthy Easter Lent recipes and discover a new treat for you to enjoy every day of the week!



Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Serves: 8

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love brownies? Soft, moist and extra fudgy with a shiny slightly crackled crust. A homemade goodness for the whole family. And with this recipe you can enjoy them […]

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Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Serves: 6-8

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love this ultimate classic dessert? The flaky crust, the scrumptious juicy filling.. A homemade goodness for the whole family! So the idea of a Lenten apple pie, with no eggs, […]

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Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Serves: 4 (25-30 pieces)

Time: 50 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Little bites of heaven! An amazing Greek dessert that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! These traditional Greek sweet little honey puffs […]

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Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Serves: 5-6

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The traditional Greek octopus stifado recipe! We all know and love the classic Greek rabbit or beef stifado, but this very easy and simple to prepare octopus stew is the perfect […]

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Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Serves: 15

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The most moist and rich Lenten chocolate cake that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! If you have ever tried making a […]

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Country-style Greek Potato stew recipe (Patates Yahni)

Country-style Greek Potato stew recipe (Patates Yahni)

Serves: 4

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

If you just love potatoes this rustic Greek potato stew is a definite must try! This classic Greek potato stew recipe (Patates Yahni) is the brightest example of how Greek cuisine takes […]

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Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)

Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)

Serves: 6

Time: 2 hours

Difficulty: Beginner

Simplicity is perfection! This amazing traditional briam recipe (Greek roast vegetables) is the brightest example of how Greek cuisine takes the simplest ingredients and with literally no effort transforms them into a finger licking dish! Discover all the secrets behind this traditional delight here…

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Crispy Fried Calamari recipe (Kalamarakia Tiganita)

Crispy Fried Calamari recipe (Kalamarakia Tiganita)

Serves: 4

Time: 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Crispy and perfectly seasoned fried calamari (kalamarakia tiganita) recipe! A favourite Greek meze that is served in every fish tavern (Psarotaverna) and you should really give it a try at […]

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